Winfred T. Colbert
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Mr. Colbert is a partner in the Vorys Houston office and a member of the environmental, energy and commercial practice groups.
practice encompasses all areas of environmental, health and safety law and regulation, corporate and business counseling, and governmental/regulatory relations.
In additional to providing regulatory, transactional and corporate legal services to clients while in private practice, Mr. Colbert
has more than 20 years of in-house legal experience with Exxon Company USA, Mobil Chemical Company, TXU Electric & Gas
and most recently as chief attorney for Global Environmental, Health & Safety Law for The Goodyear Tire & Rubber Company
Mr. Colbert has extensive experience in multiple jurisdictions with the Clean Air Act, the Clean Water Act, the Comprehensive Environmental Response, Compensation, Liability Act (CERCLA), the Resource Conservation and Recovery Act (RCRA), the Toxic Substances Control Act and similar state laws, as well as REACH, the European Community Regulation on chemicals and their safe use.
Mr. Colbert is a member of the American Bar Association and the State Bar of Texas.
He also serves on the Board of the Houston Bar Association Environmental Section.
has been active as a leader and board member for a number of civic, community and professional organizations.
has organized and been a presenter for numerous seminars and programs addressing environmental, litigation, compliance, government relations and risk reduction/minimization topics.
Mr. Colbert received his J.D. from Columbia Law School and his B.A. from Yale University.
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